Powerball Results, Numbers for 2/27/19: Did Anyone Win The $322 Million Jackpot on Wednesday (Last) Night?
Powerball’s latest lottery drawing on Wednesday night was worth $322 million with a cash option of $196.1 million. Was anyone a winner during last night’s drawing for the jackpot?
The lottery drawing was held on Wednesday night at 11 p.m. EST. The winning numbers were 21-31-42-49-59, Powerball 23, and Power Play 5X, according to the Powerball website. Although no one won the jackpot prize, there was one Match 5 winner from Georgia that won one million dollars, the lottery website states.
The next Powerball drawing will be held on Saturday at 11 p.m. EST. The jackpot prize is now worth $348 million with a cash option of $211.9 million, according to the Powerball website.
The popular lottery game holds drawings twice a week on Wednesday and Saturday nights, according to the lottery website. Powerball is played across 44 states in the U.S.
One of the last people to claim a Powerball prize was a woman from Illinois. Lisa Hays claimed her two million dollar prize after winning the Powerball Lottery from the February 9 drawing, according to the Powerball website.
Hays, 49, told lottery officials she was shopping in Burlington, Iowa, and purchased two Powerball tickets at the Hy-Vee convenience store. She won $12 on one ticket and won two million dollars on the second ticket, a statement from the Powerball website states.
“If I do it right, this should set me up for the rest of my life,” Hays told lottery officials when she claimed her prize on February 19.
The school teacher told lottery officials she told her co-workers and her friends about winning the jackpot before claiming her prize.
In other lottery news, there are 54 days left to claim the $1.5 billion dollar lottery prize that was purchased in October. The billion dollar ticket was sold at a KC Mart convenience store in Simpsonville, South Carolina and is the second largest lottery jackpot in U.S. history, CBS News reported. The lottery winner has until April 19 to come forward and claim the billion dollar prize.
KC Mart Owner C.J. Patel told CBS News that selling the winning ticket is “good for attention and good for community news,” but the employees at the store claim that customers are wondering who the winner is.
“People are still asking about the winner, who it could be,” KC Mart employee Himanshi Patel told the news station.Wednesday night’s Powerball was worth $322 million with a cash option of $196.1 million.
Powerball results for 02/27/19; did anyone win the $324 million jackpot?
The Powerball Numbers (white) for Feb. 28: 21-31-42-49-59. The Red Powerball Power Number: 23. The Power Play Number: 5.
LANSING, MI – The Powerball jackpot is closing in on $350 million as there was no winner of the $324 million jackpot for the drawing held on Wednesday, Feb. 27.
That means the drawing on Saturday, Mar. 2 will be worth $348 million with a cash option of $211.9 million.
The Powerball Numbers (white) for Feb. 28: 21-31-42-49-59
The Red Powerball Power Number: 23
The Power Play Number: 5
Powerball winners for Feb. 28:
· While there was no grand prize winner, one player matched all five white numbers drawn to win $1 million. That ticket was sold in Georgia.
· However, that player did not play the Power Play option which would have increased their winnings to $2 million.
· In Michigan, four tickets sold player won $500. That was the largest prize won in the state.
· There were 863,298 tickets sold in the drawing that won at least $4. In Michigan, there were 25,709 tickets sold that won at least $4 in the drawing.
Powerball is offered in 44 States, Washington D.C., Puerto Rico, and the Virgin Islands. Players select five white numbers from (1 to 69) and one red ball (1 to 26). Tickets cost $2 each.
In other Michigan Lottery news:
· The next Mega Millions drawing is Friday, Mar. 1, with an estimated jackpot of $267 million and cash option of $161.7 million.
· The next Lotto 47 drawing is Saturday, Mar. 2 at 7:29 p.m. with a jackpot of $1.35 million. Deadline is 7:08 p.m. that day.
· Thursday’s Fantasy 5 jackpot is an estimated $100,000. The drawing is at 7:29 p.m. Deadline is 7:08 p.m.
For the latest on Michigan Lottery, check out the official Michigan Lottery site, which also offers more information on instant tickets, raffles and other lottery games.
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